VIA DE ESCAPE, was formed in 1994 in margarita island-Venezuela. At the time the band had influences Spanish bands such as Siniestro Total, Kortatu ,La polla records, also English bands like The sex pistols, Madness, that's when they were playing their first gigs.Right after that Marco Machado joined the band and started to started to find their own style it was ska-punk, VIA DE ESCAPE is the first band in margarita island playing that type of music VIA DE ESCAPE didn't stop playing on the island. In 1999 they invited Ramses Antolines to play saxophone .In the year 2000 Chiara Cazzulani Joins VIA DE ESCAPE which was a good help for chorus. In October of the same year the band finally finds what they were looking for ,to find that PunkRock-Ska sound they wanted since they started, an old friend Jonathan Rodriguez who was just coming back after palying with 4 bands in New York City as a lead singer . VIA DE ESCAPE: Jonathan Rodriguez ,Leon Moser,Daniel Moser and Marco salaverria have closed what they called The Circle which means finding the style,sound they wanted.In may of 2001 record their first cd (PUERTO LIBRE).At the end of the same year Chiara and Ramses leave the band which helps the band even more. VIA DE ESCAPE have been playing on stages in Merida,Cumana,Caracas,etc they have been included on several compilations of ska and punk rock in Venezuela and Mexico.Fernando Madina,singer of Spanish band (reincidentes) offers the band to do all the production on their next album which they aceppt.Fernando came from sevilla-spain to do this ,they recorded the album (pasame el revolver) in the studios of LATIN WORLD but the mastering and the mixing was done in spain. PASAME EL REVOLVER will be available on may of 2003. SKA-PUNK STRAIGHT OUT OF MARGARITA ISLAND.